Rosenthal won hearts with her children's book and memoirs — and broke them with her essay announcing her terminal illness, a Modern Love piece called "You May Want To Marry My Husband."

Rosenthal won hearts with her children's book and memoirs — and broke them with her essay announcing her terminal illness, a Modern Love piece called "You May Want To Marry My Husband."

"Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil."   — Thomas Mann (The Magic Mountain).  Uncredited photo.

"Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil." — Thomas Mann (The Magic Mountain). Uncredited photo.

Maurice Maeterlinck # Flemish poet # essayist # died of a heart condition # Happiness  is rarely absent.. it is we that know not of its presence.

Maurice Maeterlinck # Flemish poet # essayist # died of a heart condition # Happiness is rarely absent.. it is we that know not of its presence.

There are two ways to reach me by way of kiss or by way of imagination. But there's a hierarchy the kisses alone don't work.  Anaïs Nin essayist and memoirist born to Cuban parents in France

There are two ways to reach me by way of kiss or by way of imagination. But there's a hierarchy the kisses alone don't work. Anaïs Nin essayist and memoirist born to Cuban parents in France

James Baldwin ~ “You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.”

James Baldwin ~ “You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.”

Grammar - An Introduction in English: American essayist and novelist <a href="http://grammar.about.com/od/shortpassagesforanalysis/a/Didiongoodbye.htm">Joan Didion</a>, quoted by Donald Murray in <i>Writing to Deadline: The Journalist at Work</i> (Heinemann, 2000)

Grammar - An Introduction in English: American essayist and novelist <a href="http://grammar.about.com/od/shortpassagesforanalysis/a/Didiongoodbye.htm">Joan Didion</a>, quoted by Donald Murray in <i>Writing to Deadline: The Journalist at Work</i> (Heinemann, 2000)

John Donne “Poetry is a counterfeit creation, and makes things that are not, as though they were” – John Donne

John Donne “Poetry is a counterfeit creation, and makes things that are not, as though they were” – John Donne

Essay Daily: Take One Daily and Call Me Every Morning // Jill Christman: Five Reasons I Can't Stop Reading and Teaching Jo Ann Beard's "The Fourth State of Matter"

Essay Daily: Take One Daily and Call Me Every Morning // Jill Christman: Five Reasons I Can't Stop Reading and Teaching Jo Ann Beard's "The Fourth State of Matter"

Personal Essayist dress by Modcloth Purple with tan lace sz. S yellow star by Modcloth nwot ModCloth Dresses Midi

Personal Essayist dress by Modcloth Purple with tan lace sz. S yellow star by Modcloth nwot ModCloth Dresses Midi

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